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"steven rooney" Discussed on Newsradio 950 WWJ

Newsradio 950 WWJ

02:17 min | 6 months ago

"steven rooney" Discussed on Newsradio 950 WWJ

"Stroke. Trooper Tyler Baker of the Cattle I Post was called to us 1 31 about someone driving on flat tires just south of Manton. When the man would not stop you pulled in front of him and got him to stop. He called M s when he saw that the man was incoherent part telling. You never know when you might be able to save someone's life. There's a lot of troopers out there every day that take action in cases that don't Get any recognition or the story doesn't get to the news, but it happens every day. A trooper for 2.5 years, says demands family has thanked him. Said, and state politics with the passing of former State House representative Alma Stallworth, who served Detroit constituents for 20 years, Lansing bureau chief Tim School pick says Stallworth was a Trailblazer at the state Capitol establishing the Black Caucus Foundation of Michigan. She put a remark not only the legislative process from a standpoint of passing legislation, for example, she was the author of the State's First Child Care Licensing Act, but she also put her imprint. On how to do the legislative process in to do it in an honorable way. Alma Stallworth was 87. Archbishop Alain Vigneault. Ron will preside at today's funeral Mass for father Steven Rooney, who drowned in that boating accident on the Detroit River. August. 16th, the 66 year old native of Belfast, Ireland, had served in a number of parishes across southeast Michigan since the mid eighties. Before his most recent assignment at ST Joseph Catholic Church in Trenton. The service starts at 4 30 W. W. J News time to 13. The world of Sports is on the way as well, following Phil Mickelson on the senior circuit today, looking to close things out. That's coming up in two minutes on NewsRadio. 9 50. Hi, Carol from l A here when we rescued Sadie, our shelter said she was a lab mix. But that didn't seem right because of all of her energy. So we decided to test her DNA with embark. Turns out she's a border collie, boxer and beagle mix suddenly say he made a lot more sense. Now we know she needs a lot of exercise, and we've even started agility training with her anything to keep Sadie happy and healthy. We got her health results, too. She tested positive for MDR one, a serious sensitivity to certain drugs. That's something we can tell her vet that can save her life..

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"steven rooney" Discussed on Newsradio 950 WWJ

Newsradio 950 WWJ

02:12 min | 6 months ago

"steven rooney" Discussed on Newsradio 950 WWJ

"You're now fellow citizens of the greatest nation on the face of God's Earth. Congratulations to of the Trump Children. Tiffany and Eric have spoken tonight and in the next half hour, the featured speaker of the Evening first lady Melania Trump, She will speak from the Rose Garden. CBS News Special Report. I'm Steve Futterman Live and local use radio 9 50. W W. J Good evening. I'm Stephanie Davis. Top stories we're following at 10 21. An attorney for the family of a young woman found breathing that of Detroit funeral home after being declared dead, says the 20 year old was in a body bag for some two hours before it was open, and she was discovered to be alive. Geoffrey Feiger, hired by to Misha Bull Shams family said. The Southfield woman is hospitalized in critical condition and is on a respirator. A Kentucky teenager known for video of his interaction with a Native American man during dueling demonstrations at the Lincoln Memorial, says. A country must unite around a president who calls the media out. Nicholas Sand man assailed the media during the second night of the Republican convention, asserting that the simple act of wearing a make America great again cap made him the target of news networks. W W J News time 10 22 funeral tomorrow for a Down River priest who drowned last week in a boating accident. Details now with WW Jay's Ron duly, Reverend Steven Rooney was aboard a boat that capsized August 16th and the Detroit River. His body was recovered in Lake Erie four days later. Rooney, a native of Belfast, Ireland, had served as pastor and associate pastor at a number of parishes across southeast Michigan, dating back to the mid eighties before his most recent assignment at ST Joseph's Catholic Church in Trenton Visitation is Wednesday, beginning at noon at ST Frances Cabrini Catholic Church in Alan Park. With a 4 30 FUNERAL Mass to follow Rondo E W W J NEWS radio 9 15 w W J News time. 10 22 Thie Detroit's Symphony Orchestra will be back.

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"steven rooney" Discussed on Newsradio 950 WWJ

Newsradio 950 WWJ

02:49 min | 6 months ago

"steven rooney" Discussed on Newsradio 950 WWJ

"J 24 hour traffic center Neil Fiorito w W. J News Radio 9 50 Now the AccuWeather forecast from the Bill Brown Ford Weather Center meteorologist Carol Lyrics and warm and humid through tonight with a shower or thunderstorm crossing the area low 71 Partly sunny skies tomorrow but watch out for some strong, gusty thunderstorms. Developing high 86 1 or two of those stories may linger into tomorrow night low 67 Of the round of storms possible on Wednesday, and those ones may be heavy and gusty, High 86 We settle things down a bit on Thursday, partly sunny but it turns hot with a high of 91 just a slight chance for a shower. And more. Numerous showers and thunderstorms. Return on Friday High 83 This is AccuWeather meteorologist. Car Eriksson on Wdbj NewsRadio 9 50, currently in Detroit. Cloudy skies in 82 degrees Live and local news radio 9 50 W. W. J D Evening. I'm Sandra McNeil. Here's what's happening at 10 50. A new analysis shows that Michigan's economy has rebounded nicely This, according to data from Moody's Analytics and CNN business economy, operating at 87% of what it was pre pandemic. It's the seventh best In the nation. President Trump will appear at the opening night of the Republican National Convention in a taped a video with six former hostages freed during the Trump administration. CBS News will have more in a special report. Coming up in 10 minutes. We'll be live at the top of the hour at 11 o'clock. Sad day today, family and friends saying goodbye to agro seal man who drowned in the Detroit River. This is for Rob Child took place this morning at Saint Joseph's Church in Trenton. Childs and Father Steven Rooney died with the boat. They were in capsized in the river near Stoney Island. A week ago. Child leaves behind three Children. His wife died in the river last year Services for ruining our scheduled for Wednesday. A veteran from Western Michigan, making at 300 Mile walk around like Michigan, all to draw attention to a problem of veteran suicides. W. W. Jay's Beth Fischer has the story. 33 year old Travis Snider is a Marine veteran who served in Afghanistan. He's walking from Holland to Mackinaw City, drawing attention to veterans, suicide and mental health needs. And when you come home from, you know, Time service Sometimes you didn't quite get the help. They need ID Teoh. Make sure that your your head your heart are in checks. Go back to civilian life. In some cases, you know, some men and women are still trying to find their purpose in life and their social financial faras. You know what they're supposed to do in life? Snyder says he suffered from depression about six years ago. But God help he's working with Mission 22, which has programs to treat vets. Beth Fischer, W W. J NewsRadio 9 50..

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"steven rooney" Discussed on Newsradio 950 WWJ

Newsradio 950 WWJ

03:46 min | 6 months ago

"steven rooney" Discussed on Newsradio 950 WWJ

"Is up over 200 points a check of your money coming up at 11 55. W W. J News time. 11 31 Michigan State police investigating a deadly crash on Detroit's West Side. It happened during morning rush hour, troopers say the driver of a truck who is in the center lane on I 96 tried to swerve to get to the local lanes of the freeway. He sideswiped another car and that truck rolled over several times. The truck driver was thrown from the car and died. A passenger remains in serious condition. The westbound lanes of I 96 were closed for several hours but have now reopened. There are many questions surrounding an incident in which a woman was pronounced dead in cell field but then found breathing just hours later, WW Jay's Charlie Langton Well, someone has some explaining to do. But a 20 year old woman from Southfield was having some cardiac issues. 911 was called. They work on her for about 30 minutes, and then they call a doctor at Providence Hospital who says she's dead. Logan County Medical Examiner authorizes the release of the body to the family who takes her to the coal funeral home in Detroit. It was at the funeral home where she starts breathing. That was about four hours later. Ah hospital confirms she's not them. South Hill releases a statement saying no foul play here, but There are lots of questions. Charlie Langton. W. J News radio 9 50 Detroit police looking for a driver who hit and killed a man last night on the city's northwest side, Investigators say a man thought to be about 50 years old was hit and killed at Frankel and Meyers. The driver did not stop. Some people in the area saw the incident but we're not able to get police any information about the suspect's car. Investigators looking for any video that can give more information about that car involved. Family and friends saying final goodbyes to Agro Seo man who drowned in the Detroit River Services for Rob Child's taking place this morning at ST Joseph's Church in Trenton. Childs and Father Steven Rooney died when the boat they were in capsized in the river near Stoney Island a week ago. Charles leaves behind three Children. His wife died in the river last year and services for Rooney are scheduled for Wednesday. Eastern Michigan University pushing back there move in today from this coming Thursday to September, 17th University President James Smith Live on W. W. J saying that they want to make sure they have the latest data before deciding their next move on classes and students residing on campus. We thought this way, allowing people to start those first three weeks online. They'll be a few exceptions. We have some classes that really are mandatory in the nursing and health sciences area to be in person and will hold those but those will be very small exception. Smith says. They're also working to avoid large gatherings of students at House parties where the virus could spread more quickly. And a local community college, helping its students navigate the unique semester. That's ahead of them. They will offer up 3500 laptops for students with 12 credit hours or more as the school mostly operate online, But a computer is not the only thing you need to complete your coursework. Internet access can be an issue And so one of the things that we're also doing this fall is for students who require Internet access will be providing designated areas on each of our campuses. The fall term on a lot of them to use our college, his wife. I know that is Oakland County of Oakland Community College Chancellor Peter Provenzano Junior. He also says the computers are affordable through the cares act full time. Students can submit an application for the programme by September, 16th. 2020 Progression. Wimmer says she will be watching the Republican National Convention this week. I think it's important that all Americans whether you buy yourself affiliated with one side of the aisle or the other. Tunes in to see what is being said, to understand the fact check. And so we shall make.

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"steven rooney" Discussed on WJR 760

WJR 760

03:37 min | 6 months ago

"steven rooney" Discussed on WJR 760

"Senate House and Senate, the Senate by the State House and Senate over the last week. Under these bills, schools will have flexibility when it comes to the number of school days. Instructional Our student count in attendance. Due to the cove in 19 pandemic. There's also a covert 19 learning plan that'll allow district to be flexible adapting programs. Each district has to submit their plans to the state schools will have to describe how instruction will be delivered, whether remote or in person. Wayne State University will have the largest freshman class in the 152 year. History of the school University President Emery Wilson says Wayne will have more than 3100 incoming students. Free tuition to Detroit High School graduates is a big lore 59% increase over last year. The means are our students. First time students, black tunes, You know, that's Ah Just unprecedented are obviously we're very pleased with them. We think that the there are a number of reasons for that, one of which is the harder Detroit tuition pledge that we announced last year. Black community leaders criticizing Wayne State University for a low black student enrollment and graduation. Wilson says minority graduation rates have tripled since 2011. The body of a priest missing since a boating accident earlier this week has been found in the Detroit River. The body of Reverend Steven Rooney was found in Lake Erie near the Fermi Power plant this morning. Well, south from where the vote he was writing capsized. Reverend Rooney has been missing since Sunday night when the boat he was in overturn ear Stoney Island just off the gross seal shoreline. Steve Bannon was one once one of President Trump's most trusted advisors. Now he's facing federal fraud charges, Steve Kastenbaum says. The U. S attorney announced that Bannon and others have been indicted for allegedly defrauding people who donated money. To build a border wall. The acting U. S attorney in New York Southern District alleges that Steve Bannon and others orchestrated a scheme to defraud hundreds of thousands of donors in connection with an online crowdfunding campaign called we build the wall. It raised more than $25 million to build a border wall along the southern border of the U. S. The charges allege that Bannon and others said all of the money would be spent on construction of the wall, but instead hundreds of thousands of dollars were secretly passed onto Bryan Cole Fage. The public face of the We build The wall campaign. Steve Kastenbaum, NEW YORK President. Trump travels to Joe Biden's hometown for a speech the same day. The former vice president accepts the Democratic Party's nomination for President. Biden campaign political strategist Simone Sanders says they're not worried at all about what appears to be trump, patrolling by way, actually appreciate President Trump going out there because the American people will get to see a tale of two presidents. Tonight. You will see Donald Trump doing what he always does. Talking about himself lobbing attacks. We will see vice president buying tonight talking about the American people talking about his vision for the future. It's the final night of the four day first of its kind, virtual convention and includes the speech. The Joe Biden has been waiting more than 30 years to give At the virtual Democratic National Convention in Milwaukee. Hi, I'm Jim Room the Dow up 71 points right now. NASDAQ is up. 1 19 4 W. J R News. I'm Marie Osborne. We have guy Gordon. Coming your way in two minutes. Hi. I'm Dr Anita Chandra with today's tip for kids from the American Academy of Pediatrics. Helmets are important for every bike, right,.

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"steven rooney" Discussed on Newsradio 950 WWJ

Newsradio 950 WWJ

02:02 min | 6 months ago

"steven rooney" Discussed on Newsradio 950 WWJ

"J. The body of Robert Child has been recovered from the Detroit River. The Marine Division there continues to search for the body. Ah, Father, Steven Rooney, both men killed in that boating accident in the Detroit River on Sunday. We'll have the very latest ahead. W W News time. 9 15 Let's check in right now. A Tony Ortiz will look at sports. Good morning, Tony. Good morning, Tom and Roberta Jose Abreu. You and Tim Anderson combined to driving six runs last night as the White Sox power their way past the Tigers, 10 to 4 in Chicago in his first ever major league start. Left hander Terek Scoble allowed four runs in seven hits. Over his two innings of work training camp continued yesterday for the Lions. His players went through another practice at the team's complex and Alan Park after the first couple of weeks of this year's camp. The 2020 class of lions rookies getting a big thumbs up from safety Tracy Walker. I love arrogant, Claire. Like I said, I love this team. You know, this is a great team. That among I have I said a great Ah, great group of guys around me. Office and defense. You know, I said I was just trying to unite as one accomplished. Sango were really saying go Michigan, right tackle Jalen Mayfield announces on social media last night. He's opting out of his senior season and will enter April's NFL draft. Meanwhile, officials at Notre Dame confirming the release last night that despite a recent spike in new Corona virus cases on campus that caused the school to spend in person classes for the next two weeks, fighting Irish football practices will continue as scheduled. Notre Dame by the way, set the open their college football season against Duke. September 12th. In South Bend winners from the Stanley Cup playoffs yesterday were Vegas, Washington Dallas in Philadelphia over in the MBA playoffs, the winners of the opening games of those first round playoff series or Orlando, Miami, Houston and Portland. With sports at 15 and 45 past the hour. I'm Tony Ortiz. W W J NewsRadio, 9 50. Alright, Thanks, Tony. We're going to check in with Dennis knew Bok. You're an update in the morning commute is next and look at our forecast with dean of war..

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"steven rooney" Discussed on Newsradio 950 WWJ

Newsradio 950 WWJ

01:39 min | 6 months ago

"steven rooney" Discussed on Newsradio 950 WWJ

"A crash free drive on the triple A jam cams in the 24 hour Traffic center Dennis knew Bacher wwj NewsRadio 9 50. And now the Acura other forecast from the Bill Brown Ford Weather Center, and here's plenty of sunshine. Today it's going to be pleasant, the high getting up to 77 mainly clear comfortably cool later tonight, down to 57 in the nice again tomorrow, mostly sunny. The high getting gift. 81 is going to start warming up into the weekend 86 with sunshine. Still not that human Friday and Saturday. More humid upper eighties 10 Year. 90 Sunday thunderstorm chances down all the way through the Sunday I'm angry with the meteorologist in DeVore, Wdbj 49 50. Currently in Cadillac. It's sunny, but it's only 42 degrees there. Metro Airport. Sunshine of 57 live in local news radio 9 50. W W. J. Good morning. Thank you for joining us. I'm reverted. Just say no and Anton Jordan. These are the top stories at 8 50, the body of a missing voter has been recovered from the Detroit River. Robert Childs was driving the boat when it hit awake and capsized on Sunday. 13 people, including five Children. Went into the water. Father, Steven Rooney is still missing. Father, Steven Rooney has now presumed dead. Joe Biden, now the official Democratic nominee for president, the former vice president, as expected, easily got the majority of delegate votes. On night. Two of the party convertible roll call went toe every state territory and the District of Columbia. It turned into a tour of the nation. Missouri vote was announced near ST Louis is Gateway Arch. The Nevada vote was announced.

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"steven rooney" Discussed on Newsradio 950 WWJ

Newsradio 950 WWJ

02:29 min | 6 months ago

"steven rooney" Discussed on Newsradio 950 WWJ

"Com and the W W J 24 Hour Traffic Center fiasco. W W J NewsRadio 9 50. How is our Tuesday weather looking here? Zack you weather meteorologist in DeVore, Canadian high Pressure is goingto push in and stick around for a few days. As it comes in today, it is a little bit unsettled. I think we'll see the early sunshine giving way to clouds, maybe a Sprinkle in some spots up north towards the thumb, the high getting up to 77. Mainly clear comfortably cool tonight as we dropped down to 58 tomorrow's going to be mostly sunny. A nice day, the high getting up to 77, then a little warmer to time to end the week low eighties on Thursday Friday in the mid eighties, both days dry with some sunshine. Mostly sunny warming up to 86 on Saturday and upper eighties with a bit more humidity Sunday and after a little Sprinkle today, really Sundays there next best chance of a shower thunderstorm. What W W. J. Im AccuWeather meteorologist in DeVore, wwj NewsRadio, 9 50. It is partly sunny, currently 66 degrees in Livonia we have 68 reported in Detroit and 64 reported in LaPierre. Assed. You work from home. Make sure to catch up with the latest Corona virus developments. Favorite double d. W J on radio dot com For tune in news radio 9 50. News time. 10 10 The search for two missing bodies involved in a boating accident grow seal over the weekend is resuming this morning. Police suspended their search last night for the bodies of father Steven Rooney and Rob Child's. Both are presumably dead after a boat carrying 14 passengers capsized on the Detroit River Father Rooney's Parrish held a vigil last night. Two more the loss of the two men. All Children who are two and older can safely where mask that is, according to new information by the American Academy of Pediatrics. But getting a little one to wear a face covering may be easier said than done. Wdbj. Health reporter Doctor Deanna Lights has some tips when it comes to getting a young child to wear a cloth facemask easy, and it's gonna take a little bit of practice, doing it for 30 seconds the first time in a minute in two minutes and then kind of give him You know, That's not your Scott Grant, a pediatrician at Children's Hospital of Michigan make wearing a mask fun trying to find the cloth covering that has some sort of character Maybe that they like or if they have a particular favorite color, find one that's in the colors will be excited to wear and excited to have it. Dr. Grant also suggests having your child where the face mask while doing an activity they enjoy. It will be more likely to wear it and consider.

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"steven rooney" Discussed on Newsradio 950 WWJ

Newsradio 950 WWJ

04:40 min | 6 months ago

"steven rooney" Discussed on Newsradio 950 WWJ

"What Mr Trump has done on the corporate thing, But she also gave great credit to former President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden. For saving the auto industry. And then in return the auto industry helped save lives in Michigan by putting out those ventilators and doing the kind of work that they did. Teo addressed the covert problem here in Michigan Governor Wittmer didn't make some noise on social media. After all, Hot mic situation, It's not just Shark Week. It's Shark Week. You I have learned about the hat might. Yeah, there was a hot mic. In fact, governor the governor's office not addressing In that incident. Michigan legislators have given final approval to bills that would provide flexibility for K through 12 schools as they get ready to open amid the Corona virus pandemic. The governor will sign the legislation, toe wave physical attendants and minimum instruction requirements to allow for remote classes. Legislation gives districts and charter schools the option to choose in person instruction online or a hybrid based on consulting with the local health departments. Their student count, the foundation of state funding would be weighted heavily toward last year's numbers. Unless, oh on uncertain Roll mint in the new academic year. Okay. And county executive David Culture weighs in on sending kids back to the classroom. In the fall. WW city Be reporter Vicki Thomas live and look with those details. I think Good morning. Tom, with Colvin Case is going the wrong way here in Oakland County and an average of about 100 per day, and that's up from about 30 per day in June executive Dave Coulter concerned about kids in the classroom face to face is not ideal are our kid their social like we are and they need to be around other kids. They need to be around their teachers, and we need to do everything we can to get our kids back in the classroom as quickly as possible, but as safely as possible. We were To face five earlier this summer, and we're not there yet. If we had continued on that trajectory, we would have more in person learning, but we're just not there yet. Our numbers don't justify it. Reporting live and local Vicky Thomas W. W. Jane is radio 9 50. They're still searching for those two missing boaters in the Detroit River WW. Jay's Charlie Langton has details on what's to come today in the recovery, which this morning grow, steal police and fire as well as the Down river dive team. A coalition of various police officers will once again comb through the waters of the Detroit River to rescue the bodies. 52 year old Robert Childs and 66 year old father, Steven Rooney, both on board the 39 FT Nordic Center Council that capsized Sunday night. What it hit awake off Stoney Island Vigil was held at the ST Joseph's Catholic Church in Trenton, where father Rudy was past her prayers for the child's family, especially for the three Children. Who last year lost their mother who took her own life and whose body was found after an extensive search in the Detroit River. Charlie Langton. W J News radio 9 50 quadruple murder in something township of 37 old man could be charged in the killings. W. W. J is my Campbell is has the details. A suspect was arrested after he turned himself in in Bay County in the thumb area, Raymond Bailey admitted in text to the killings in Sumpter Township in Wayne County. But fled after the shooting, which occurred on Saturday at home on Martinsville Road near where road south of Belleville. Director of public safety chief Eric Luke says such violence is unusual for that small community and his 16 officer department. We're all humans. I mean, this is a hard thing to deal with, but Our focus our pinpoint focus at this point. Mom is, you know, just to get some justice for the families before victims have been identified as two sisters and two brothers, all in their thirties. Mike Campbell, doubly doubly J. NewsRadio 9 50. Help wanted sign is out at Amazon's tack up in downtown Detroit, the retail giant announced this morning. It's looking to expand its hubs and create 3500 new jobs in six cities, including 100 in Detroit. Amazon says it acquired more space in its office building on Jefferson, which will be used for the additional workers pays about $150,000 a year. Tech hub. Expansions also planned in Dallas and Denver, New York, Phoenix and San Diego. Coming up here on W. W. J A petition TIO kick a football in the fall in high school. That stories on the way Governor Jay News time 80 Wait. It's time for traffic.

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"steven rooney" Discussed on Newsradio 950 WWJ

Newsradio 950 WWJ

04:27 min | 6 months ago

"steven rooney" Discussed on Newsradio 950 WWJ

"Gretchen Whitmer taking the virtual a stage last night at the Democratic National Convention. And like a number of other speakers, she went after the man sitting in the White House WW Jay's Lansing bureau chief, Tim's Cubic is live and local with the details. Good morning, Tim. Good morning time. You know, we made a little bit of history last night. I'm pretty sure this is accurate that no other state can claim to have not one. But two female governors that spoke a Democratic National convention that last one in 2007 was Jennifer Granholm. And, of course, last night, there was Governor Gretchen Whitmer back in the national spotlight, delivering a shorter speech this time, about four minutes. That basically did take exception to what Mr Trump has done on the Kobe thing, But she also gave great credit to former President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden. For saving the autumn disagree. And then in return the auto industry helped save lives in Michigan by putting out those ventilators and doing the kind of work that they did. Teo addressed the covert problem here in Michigan. Governor also made a little news because she made an off Mike comment just before she went on national television that basically said this is Shark Week, and then she used an expletive deleted. In a couple of seconds later, she said, she knew about live mikes. There was a good lesson she was online. Unlike some people that were streaming heard it no response from the governor's office on why she said that the reporting live from Lansing, Tim Screw, victory. WW chain news radio 9 50. A vigil last night to remember two men who disappeared into the Detroit River while boating Sunday evening. Welcome to a meal at the table of Father Steven Rooney. Used to be abundantly blessed by a gift of rich hospitality. And then there is the welcome that one receives and the home of the childless family as well. Home on the river that Rob has taken great pride in That his bishop Gerald Batters be speaking at the ST Joseph Parish in Trenton. The Archdiocese of Detroit says Father Rooney and Rob Child has disappeared in the river after the boat that child's was driving capsized near Stoney Island. Rooney was the pastor at the Trenton Parish grow. Seo. Police say 14 people, including five Children, were on that 39 ft boat. Sometimes you get a high school football players are not giving up there in hopes to play on Friday nights this fall, I'll be doubly Jay's Charlie Langton Live. Look with the details. Hi, Charlie. Hi Tom. Officially high school football has been canceled for the fall. That's the word from the Michigan High School Athletic Association. However, not everyone is okay with the decision at least two online petitions air circulating to play football in the fall. Bring Michigan football back. That's one of them. They already have 25,000 signatures and hashtag. Let them play. They've got about 10,000 signatures. The group wants the executive director of the M HS a to reverse his decision. The group believes with proper covert 19 precautions. High school football can be safe. We'll see. Reporting live. Charlie Langton wwj, a news radio 9 50. Let's go from football to baseball. So many people are excited about this. The Detroit Tigers ready to call up the kids to the Big Lake's Let's go live to WW Jay's Tony Ortiz for more on this, Tony Yeah, Roberto. The future is absolutely now for the Tigers as the team called up two of its best pitching prospects Casey Mayes and Tart Scoble on Monday and both will pitch this week school will start tonight against the Chicago White Sox. Mai's will make his much anticipated start tomorrow night. The fact that the two of them were good friends off the field were called up at the same time has Mai's wondering of history could possibly be set to repeat itself with the Tigers? For me? I think about like the nineties breeze, you know how close they were like. I want the 20 siders to you like that. I really think you know we have a good opportunity. I think relating that foundation right now. Yeah, that amazing Group of Atlanta Braves pitchers that might just refer to Greg Maddux. John Small Tin. Steve Avery combined to lead that organization to run of 14 division titles and a World Series championship over a 15 years fan that began in 1991. That's the type of success Tiger fans would definitely like to see this team enjoy. Going forward. Live at the sports desk. Tony Ortiz, w W. J NewsRadio 9 50 Stay out of the water. That story is coming up. TJ News time. Seven Away Traffic.

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"steven rooney" Discussed on Newsradio 950 WWJ

Newsradio 950 WWJ

04:44 min | 6 months ago

"steven rooney" Discussed on Newsradio 950 WWJ

"Childless family as well. Home on the river that rob and taking great pride in that is Bishop Gerald Batters be speaking at the ST Joseph Paris in Trenton, The Archdiocese of Detroit's his father, Steven Rooney and Rob Chili's Chile's disappeared in the river after the boat. He was driving capsized last night near Stoney Island. Rooney was the pastor of the Trent in Paris. Rocio. Police say 14 people, including five Children, were on the 39 FT boat. The search for the two missing boaters was suspended last night WW Jace Charlie Langton live and local with what we know so far, Charlie such a sad story. Everybody. This is a very, very sad story. I was there most of the day yesterday, and it's just very, very sad. In fact, many of the locals who live in a very close community on gross seal, they knew the child's family. Robert and Christine Robert, of course, still missing presumed dead. From Sunday's capsized boat accident and then Christine, who tragically took her own life less than a year ago in September, Christine just 51 years old. She had been missing for days back in September on Ly to be found in the Detroit River. Coincidentally, just yards from where her husband went missing. Now the real tragedy. The couple's three Children high school age. Many described them as good kids and just getting over their mother's death will now they will have to deal with their father's death. The search continues. Later this morning Reporting live Charlie Langton wwj, a news radio 9 50 DOJ news time is 505. While governor Gretchen Whitmer did not get the vice presidential nod, she was still featured prominently in the opening night of the Democratic National Convention. Let me use part of her speech to highlight the work done by Barack Obama and Joe Biden and saving the auto industry auto industry on the brink of collapse a million jobs at stake. But President Obama and Vice President Biden didn't waste time blaming anyone else are shirking their responsibility. I got to work they brought together union members, companies and lawmakers on both sides of the aisle. They saved the auto industry forgave her virtual speech from you, a W local 6, 52 and lancing. The governor also paid tribute to Michigan's youngest killed 19 victim, a five year old Skylar Henry, from Detroit. The Detroit Tigers are ready to call up the kids to the big leagues. Let's bring in WW Jay's Tony Artie's for more on that. Good morning, Tony and welcome back. Good morning, Roberto. Good to be back. The future now for the Tigers, as you mentioned is, the team called up two of its best pitching prospects Casey Mayes and Tark's Kubel on Monday. Both are scheduled to pitch this week. SCUBA. We'll start tonight against the Chicago White Sox. Mai's will go tomorrow night. The fact that the two of them who are good friends off the field were called up at the same time has Mai's wondering of history? Reas set to repeat itself with the Tigers for me, I think about like the nineties breeze. You know how close they were like, I want the 20 siders to you like that. I really think you know, we have a good opportunity. I think relation that foundation you know, right now? Yeah, that amazing Group of Atlanta Braves pitchers Greg Maddux. John Small Tin. Steve Avery combined to lead that organization to a run of 14 division titles and a World Series championship over a 15 year span that began in 1991. Live at the sports desk. Tony Ortiz, w W. J. NewsRadio 9 50 Charges are pending for a man suspected of killing his ex girlfriend and three other people in a sometime township home. WWJ is my camel is life and local, those details Mike 37 year old Raymond Bailey's in the Sumpter Township Jail police after he turned himself in a debate, County Sheriff's Department. A manhunt for Bailey started Saturday after two women and two men were found shot to death in her home on Martinsville Road near where road south of Belleville and west of I 2 75. Director of public safety chief Eric Luke says such violence is unusual for the community and uncomfortable shot. The last time aside, something township was January 1st 2018. If you recall, it was four year old Gabrielle Parrot who was tortured and murdered by her mother and the mother's boyfriend. In my 26 years up until Saturday. We'd only had I believe four homicides in total. Four victims were identified His sisters Laura and Sarah, Chander and brothers, Neil and for Sampson, all said to be in their thirties. The motive for the shooting is under investigation at this time. Reporting live. Mike Campbell. W W. J NEWS radio 9 50 another warning to stay out of the water If you're talking Lake Michigan today, and that story's coming up W W J NEWS time. Five away. Time for traffic.

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Newsradio 950 WWJ

02:53 min | 6 months ago

"steven rooney" Discussed on Newsradio 950 WWJ

"Governor graduate were touting Joe Biden's work to rescue the auto industry. And he says they're says that he would rally the country to fight the Corona virus. Not tonight. Like President Donald Trump has the governor. Speaking on the opening night of the Democrats virtually nominating convention. On Monday, she addressed a national audience from the United Auto Workers Hall in Lansing. What we're reminding viewers of the country's last economic crisis the great recession of 2008 and credited Biden for helping to save the auto sector with a federal bailout. She says the Biden would you science to leave the U. S out of the pandemic. And before the Democratic National Convention began, Michigan Democrats joined together to rally enthusiasm. Virtually, of course for Joe Biden and Kamala Harris. Step forward. The most progressive Agenda when it comes to black people when it comes to racial equity and inclusion when it comes to investing and our communities everything from scaling up Congressman Jim Clyburn's 10 2030 program to capitalize on the community development by national institutions that invest in our communities. That's Michigan Lieutenant Governor Garland Gilchrist, speaking from Detroit. Congresswoman Brenda Lawrence and TV personality and Detroit Native Judge Greg Mathis also spoke at the event. Remembering father, Steven Rooney and Rob Childless, the many disappeared in the river after a beau Childs capsized on Sunday night near Stoney Island. Rooney was the pastor at ST Joseph Perish in Trenton. Bishop Gerald Batters be speaking last night in ST Joseph Catholic Parish in Trenton, like Father Rooney. And like Rob in his family. They're people who prepare a place for one another who do for one another. What Jesus did for us. To prepare a place. To create a home. To prepare a place in our hearts and our lives for one. Another. Officials say that boat owned and driven by Charles had 14 people on it, including four Children. It was a good Samaritan from Ontario boating nearby and rescued several of those who had been thrown overboard. The number of confirmed cases of the Corona virus in Michigan going over 93,000. As of yesterday, however, the number of confirmed cases was the lowest in a couple of weeks. The Health Department reporting 465 additional cases along with one new death. When combined with probable cases, the number grows to more than 102,000 more than 67,000 people have recovered from the disease. As of late Last week, Macomb County was the area with the highest positivity rate. And the city of Grosse Pointe Farms, putting an advisory out to its residents about ways to protect themselves and their families. The advisory said there were more than 100 confirmed cases of the virus in the Grosse Pointe area. Since the beginning of the month, But you need a job and get a job. It's a big job fair coming up this week, with nearly two dozen employers looking to hire, we'll go in depth coming up next. Opening up a new side now for Oh, A and it's time for traffic.

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Newsradio 950 WWJ

03:50 min | 6 months ago

"steven rooney" Discussed on Newsradio 950 WWJ

"Use radio 9 50 double Eugene. Good morning. Thank you for joining us. It's Tuesday, August 18th 2020 Jim Matthews for Double Doctorate is Ready open 9 50. AccuWeather says. The nice weather continues. We'll check in with meteorologist Matt Ben's right now it's partly cloudy 68 degrees for Detroit. Probably devastate his time is 105. Addressing the Democratic National Convention governor Gretchen Whitmer spoke last night at a U. M W Hall in Lansing doubting the work of Joe Biden and Barack Obama's in saving the auto industry, and she also spent some time talking about Thie Corona virus. Just imagine if we had a national strategy So everyone who needs a test gets one for free, so everyone has access to a safe vaccine. So our kids and educators have the resource is they need to safely get back to school with Joe Biden and Camel Harris in the White House. We will And in a statement, the Michigan Republican Party says the governor Whitmore's partisan colors were on full display. Whether it be failing to apply for FEMA relief. We're implementing a nursing home policy that resulted in 33% of our state's covered 19 deaths. The governor has outright failed Michigan Ahead of last night's opening for the Democratic Convention, the Michigan Democratic Party had a virtual event. Detroit Congresswoman Brenda Lawrence said the last year has made her hopeful I've seen the strength. In our country. I have seen the voice of the people rise up, and this is something that I know together. With Joe Biden is our president. And an amazing woman. Kamala Harris as his vice president and lieutenant governor Garland Gilchrist and Detroit Native Judge Greg Mathis also spoke at that watch party. It was a vigil last night to remember two men who disappeared into the dry river while boating on Sunday to be welcome to a meal at the table of Father, Steven Rooney. Used to be abundantly blessed by a gift of rich hospitality. And then there is the welcome that one receives at the home of the childless family as well. Home on the river that Rob has taken great pride in that's Bishop Gerald Batters be speaking at the U. ST Joseph Parish in Trenton earlier last night. The Archdiocese of Detroit says father Steven Roni and Rob Chile's disappeared in the river after the boat that Chili's was driving capsized Sunday night near Stoney Island. When he was the pastor of the Trenton Parish Rochdale. Police say the 14 people, including five Children, were on that 39 ft boat. It's a story that you heard first. Here on news radio 9 50 were that Detroit developer Eric Means has passed away. People who have worked in with him to say that means died on Monday afternoon. In 1998 Means founded the Means group that's been involved in more than one half billion dollars in developments in and around the city of Detroit. Among the projects with Woodward Garden Development, the element Detroit at the Metropolitan Building and the residences at Ashton Detroit condos. Being served in the U. S Navy and graduated with a degree in engineering from the University of Florida. Number of confirmed cases of the Corona virus in Michigan going over 93,000 Monday, but the number of confirmed cases was the lowest in a couple of weeks. The Health Department reporting 465 additional cases along with one new death. And when combined with probable cases, the number grows to more than 102,000 and more than 67,000. People have recovered from the cove in 19 virus. Well, it's online. Only learning this week at a college up in Marquette will go in depth coming up next couple of Janey's time now 108. And it's time for traffic and weather together. Every 10 minutes on the eighth says we have the roads. I 94 westbound. The entrance ramp to M 59 the westbound I 90 for entrance ramp from westbound.

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Newsradio 950 WWJ

04:37 min | 6 months ago

"steven rooney" Discussed on Newsradio 950 WWJ

"Going to take care of you at every level. We are going to fight for you. CBS News Special Report. I'm Bill rake off. W W. J NEWS time, 11 32 While speaking on the opening night of the convention, also Michigan Governor Gretchen Wimmer talking about the Corona virus and essential workers, we've learned who is essential to Not just the wealthiest among us. Not a president who fights his fellow Americans rather than fight the virus. That's killing us and our economy. It's the people who put their own health at risk to care for. The rest of us are also spoke about Joe Biden's work alongside Barack Obama and bailing out the auto industry paid tribute to five year old Skylar Henry from Detroit. Michigan's youngest covert 19 victim in a statement tonight. Meanwhile, the Michigan Republican Party chair lower, Cox says on Twitter Governor Whitmore's partisan colors were unfold despite She goes on to say whether it be failing to apply for FEMA reliever implementing a nursing on policy that resulted in 33% of our state's cove in 19 death. Wimmer has outright failed of Michigan. She says that women continues to pass the buck and blame others. Before the Democratic National Convention began. Democrats here in our state joined to rally together virtually, of course for Joe Biden and Kamala Harris. They put forward the most progressive Agenda when it comes to black people when it comes to racial equity and inclusion when it comes to investing in our community, everything from scaling up Congressman Jim Clyburn's 10 2030 program to capitalize on the community development by national institutions that invest in our communities. It's Michigan Lieutenant Governor Garland Gilchrist, speaking from Detroit. Congresswoman Benda, Brenda Lawrence and TV personality. Detroit Native Judge Greg Mathis were also there. Remembering father, Steven Rooney and Rob Childs, the man who disappeared in a river. After a boat collapsed last night near Stoney Island. Rooney was the pastor at ST Joseph Parish and Trenton Bishop Gerald Batters baseball Clive earlier tonight like Father, Rooney. And like Rob and his family. They're people who prepare a place for one another. Who do for one another. What? Jesus! Get for us. To prepare a place. To create a home. To prepare a place in our hearts and our lives for one another. The vote had 14 people on including for Children. A good Samaritan from Ontario was boating nearby, managed to rescue several of those who were thrown overboard. Continue to practise safety measures against covert 19 that recommendation tonight from Grosse Pointe Farms Department of Public Safety as the number of cases in the area climbs. W. W. J Health reporter Doctor Deanna Lights with more. Daniel Jensen is the director of public safety and chief of police for the city of Grosse Pointe Farms last two weeks, 111 new cases in all the points and one death, the department isn't given information as to the age group of positive cases or locations. Chief Jensen believes the increase may be due to people getting lax. We're dropping our guard here a little bit too much early, but I think most people would agree with me on that. The best steps to slow the spread of this disease includes social distancing, frequent hand washing and wearing a face mask from the Delta Dental Health Desk. Dr Deanna Lights W W. J News Radio. 9 50 Michigan reporting hundreds of new Corona virus cases today We're not as many as some Of the last week or some days last week. Today, the state confirmed 465 new positive cases. There was one death several days last week, the number of cases rose over 1000 Former CIA officer and contract linguist for the FBI has been charged with spying for China. The former U. S. Intelligence officers in custody charged with spying for China. A Justice Department alleges that Alexander Ma was caught on video in a sting operation last year, accepting money from an FBI operative posing as Chinese spy. Federal prosecutors say Ma gave China classified FBI documents and sensitive information about CIA employees. CBS's Norah O'Donnell reporting there Speaking at a campaign rally in Ash Kosh, Wisconsin President Trump today encourage people to vote by absentee, said he's trying to improve the US Postal Service. He said the economy won't recover. If Democrats win. November is the most dangerous election we've ever had the most dangerous Because.

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Newsradio 950 WWJ

06:13 min | 6 months ago

"steven rooney" Discussed on Newsradio 950 WWJ

"Election we ever had. We've got to stop these radical left maniacs. We've gotta win this election. CBS News Special Report A Met Piper closer to home ahead of tonight's Democratic convention, the Michigan Democratic Party holding a virtual event. Congresswoman Brenda Lawrence says last year has made her hopeful. I've seen the strength in our country. I have seen the voice of the people rise up. And this is something that I know together. With Joe Biden is our president. And an amazing woman. Kamala Harris as his vice president, Lieutenant Governor Garland Gilchrist on Detroit Native Judge Joe Mathis, Also speaking at the watch Party governor, Gretchen Whitmer will address the convention tonight. It's expected shall speak around 10. We will carry it live right here on W. Was a vigil tonight to remember to man who disappeared into the Detroit River while boating yesterday to be welcomed to a meal at the table of Father Steven Ruining is to be abundantly blessed by a gift of rich hospitality. And then there is the welcome that one receives at the home of the childless family as well. Home on the river that rub and sinking great pride in It's Bishop Gerald Batters be speaking at the ST Joseph Parish and Trenton Earlier tonight, the Archdiocese of Detroit, says father, Steven Rooney and Rob Childs disappeared in the river. After the boat, Childs was driving capsize near Stoney Island. Rooney was the pastor at the Trenton Parish Rosedale. Police say 14 people, including five Children, were on that boat. The rest of them, thankfully rescued. Story heard first, right here on W W J getting word that Detroit developer Eric Means has died. People have worked with him say means passed away this afternoon. In 1990 80 founded the Means Group and has been involved in more than 1/2 $1,000,000,000 in developments in and around Detroit. They include the element Detroit at the Metropolitan Building. Along with the Woodward Garden Development Means served in the U. S Navy, graduating with a degree in engineering from the University of Florida. Continue to practise safety measures against covert 19. That's the recommendation from Grosse Pointe Farms Department of Public Safety is the number of cases in the town climbs. W. W. J Health reporter Dr Diana White says more Daniel Jensen is the director of public safety and chief of police for the city of Grosse Pointe Farms last two weeks, 111 new cases in all the points and one death, the department isn't given information as to the age group of positive cases or locations. Chief Jensen believes the increase may be due to people getting lax. We're dropping our guard here a little bit prematurely, but I think most people would agree with me on that. The best steps to slow the spread of this disease includes social distancing, frequent hand washing and wearing a face mask from the Delta Dental Health Desk. Dr Deanna Lights W W. J News Radio 9 51 Good thing. The numbers were much better than they have been today. The state confirmed 465 new positive cases last week. A couple of days the new cases were over 1000. There was also today one reported death. Semi truck driver dead after a crash and fire along I 94 westbound and Taylor, Michigan State. Police say there was some type of malfunction with the front axle on the semi that caused the driver to lose control. Truncated car before going off the road, flipping over and catching fire. I 94. Westbound was closed for hours at Telegraph in Vector over seven hours driver. The semi has been identified as a 48 year old man from Warren. Former CIA officer in contract linguist for the FBI has been charged with spying for China. CBS is Norah O'Donnell with the details. The former U. S. Intelligence officers in custody charged with spying for China. The Justice Department alleges that Alexander Ma was caught on video in a sting operation last year, accepting money from an FBI operative posing as a Chinese spy. Prosecutors say Ma gave China classified FBI documents and sensitive information about CIA employees. From spying to the post office. A local postal union president says he believes the recent removal of mail sorting equipment from branches across the country, including here in Metro Detroit, is aimed at undermining public confidence, Confidence and vote by mail This November. Keith Combs is president of local to 95 of the American Postal Workers Union. And as such represents, among others employees at Detroit's main post office on West Fourth Street, where Combs says to his knowledge, at least four postal sorting machines have already been taken out of operation in recent weeks started happening right around. Think there was a new postmaster general? Appointed in Mr Lewis Joy so right around that time, he put out some cost cutting measures that he thought would be appropriate. And we started seeing a lot of drastic things happening that are really historical, Never happy before there have been reports of similar actions, the removal and or shutting down of mail sorting machines. At the post office is Pontiac's service Center as well. John Hewett wwj NewsRadio 9 50 W W E sorry, thinking police after a man allegedly broke into her home while she was there. CBS News correspondent Met Piper has this story, a South Carolina man who stalked a 26 year old W W E Star for years and spent eight months planning. The kidnapper is under arrest after breaking into her home near Tampa, Florida. Sonia develop performance for W W. E and stars in the cable channel reality. Siri's total divas. She later tweeted a Thank you message to the sheriff's office. According to investigators, Phillip Thomas parked his car nearby Church walked to the home and cut a hole in the screen to enter the homes patio, where he stayed for 3 to 4 hours watching and listening through her windows. That Piper CBS News Coming up in the minutes.

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Newsradio 950 WWJ

06:08 min | 6 months ago

"steven rooney" Discussed on Newsradio 950 WWJ

"Reported. I should say across the board, including a city airport, where it is now 76 degrees, with Richard Traffic first right now a fatal accident involving his semi still closing a section of I 90 for the latest from Katie and the 24 hour traffic center. It's in Taylor's semi fire crashed, closed the freeway earlier. It's still closed. I 94 West Bond after telegraph your heavy from after Palin road on your very What I could see through the chocolate Jam cams is that the sweeper crew is on the scene. That's what's holding up the opening up of the freeway. You can take telegraph south on the course. Westbound backto I 94. And your next updates at eight awaiting the 24 hour traffic center. I'm Katie W W. J News Radio, 9 50 And she will be back and she mentioned in four minutes. A vigil is evening to remember to man who disappeared into the Detroit River while boating yesterday to be welcomed to a meal at the table of father, Steven Rooney. Used to be abundantly blessed by a gift of rich hospitality. And then there is the welcome that one receives at the home of the childless family as well. Home on the river that rub and sinking great pride in that's a bishop Gerald Batters Bay. Speaking at the ST Joseph Parish and Trenton just minutes ago, the Archdiocese of Detroit, says father Steven Rooney and Rob Childs disappeared in the river after the vote. Childs was driving capsized happened last night near Stoney Island. Ernie was the pastor at the Trenton Parish. Rocio. Police say 14 people, including five Children, were on that 39 foot boat. It's a story you heard first here on W. W. J getting word that a prominent Detroit developer has died. Eric means people who worked with him say, passed away this afternoon in 1988 means founded the Means group and has been involved in more than 1/2 a $1,000,000,000 doubt developments. In and around Detroit, among them the Woodward Garden Development on the Residences and Ashton. Detroit Condos. Main served in the U. S Navy graduated with a degree in engineering from the University of Florida. Well back to the Corona virus. Michigan reporting hundreds of new Corona virus cases today, but not is many as we've been seeing. Last week. Today, the state confirmed 465 new positive cases. There was one death. Meanwhile, continuing to practice safety measures against Cove in 19. That's the recommendation from Grosse Pointe Farms Department of Public Safety as a number of cases in that area continues to climb. Story from W. W. J Health Reporter. Doctor Delights Daniel Jensen is the director of public safety and chief of police for the city of Grosse Pointe Farms last two weeks, 111 new cases in all the points and one death, the department isn't given information as to the age group of positive cases or locations. Chief Jensen believes the increase may be due to people getting lax. We're dropping our guard here a little bit too much early, but I think most people would agree with me on that. The best steps to slow the spread of this disease includes social distancing, frequent hand washing and wearing a face mask from the Delta Dental Health desk. Dr Deanna Lights that way, Don't you? J News Radio, 9 50 A local Postal union president believes the recent removal of mail sorting equipment from post office branches across the country. Including here in Metro Detroit, is aimed at undermining public confidence and vote by mail this November. Keith Combs is a president of American Postal Workers Union Local 2 95 He says to his knowledge. At least four postal sorting machines have already been taken out of operation at Detroit's main post office in recent weeks started happening right around the same time there was a new post message general. Appointed and Mr Lewis Joy so right around that time, he put out some cost cutting measures that he thought would be appropriate. And we started seeing a lot of drastic things happening. That really historical never happy before there have been reports of similar actions at post offices across the country, including here. At the Pontiac Service Center. Michigan State Police say they have seized 20 illegal weapons from drivers over the past week. In one stop driver pulled over for running a red light. He was caught trying to stash a nine millimeter pistol into a secret compartment hidden behind the glove box. On another stop, troopers seized a semi automatic from a driver without a permit after the officers spotted the weapon between the driver's feet on the floor boards. In another case, police say a pistol and cocaine was seized from a Harley driver. Was stopped for speeding along I 94 in Dearborn. Coming up in the minutes ahead. It's history in the making, as Michigan's first independent Citizens Redistricting Commission is formed. I'm John Huey W. J. News time, ate away traffic and weather together on the eighth. Still a mass out there. Katie? Yes, it is. The freeway's still closed and Taylor because of the semi fire crash that closed the freeway around two this afternoon, I 94 westbound. That's right after telegraph and through the Tripoli jam camps into heavy from after Palin road Now the drivers that are in the back up have the sun in their eyes, so it makes it even slower. And through the Triple damn camp, seeing the clean sweeper crew on the scene. That's what's holding up the freeway being closed. You could take telegraph south on the course. Westbound Backto 94 now it's time for the national Electrical Contractor Associations. Construction alert on I 90. For this roadwork may hold you up. I 94 westbound from I to 75 de Belleville. On ly one lane open coming up at nine tonight until 5 a.m. tomorrow morning, And this isn't play this one in place through September on 6 96 westbound from after Woodward to Coolidge. You're right. Lane is now closed and the closers go up the Coolidge exits, So it's even slower in the W W 24 hour traffic center. I'm Katie W W. J. NewsRadio 9 50 now the AccuWeather forecast. Here's a meteorologist John Feerick, a shower. It's understood in a couple of spots early on otherwise partly cloudy for tonight. Comfortable.

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Newsradio 950 WWJ

03:56 min | 6 months ago

"steven rooney" Discussed on Newsradio 950 WWJ

"We are getting new information regarding a boat incident last night on the Detroit River, two of the victims still nowhere to be found. WW Jay's Charlie Langton Live and local with the very latest Charlie. Yeah. Good morning, Brooke. There. Yeah, This is such a sad story to dead after a 39 foot boat collapsed, a capsized, I should say near Stoney Island That's on the U. S. Canadian border. 14 people onboard nine adults, five Children. The dead 66 year old father, Steven Rooney, Ah, popular priest from ST Joe's and Trenton and then 52 year old the owner and the driver of the boat, Robert Child. Earlier last year, his wife, she took her own life. That is right in here in Detroit River as well again. Very, very sad Lieutenant can powered. He is with the Grosse Pointe Police. Do you know what caused the accident? We don't At this point. We do know that the vehicle was traveling north on the river. It made a quick turn. Um, it may have hit a wake, causing it to capsize. Um one witnesses informed us that the boat may have rolled at least once caused all of the passengers to be ejected from the boat. Again. We don't exactly know that it's a still under investigation. I can see here on the Detroit River. There's ah, number off boats and it looks like they're centering on one particular part of this river. We may have a recovery at some point very soon. Reporting live here on gross Seal. Charlie Langton Wwj NewsRadio, 9 50 To US Michigan men safe After nearly drowning yesterday afternoon, Ottawa Sheriff's Department says that you can't Woodman got swept out to deep waters by a rip current Sunday and then got pulled back in by jet skiers, one of the man not breathing at first, but was brought back after CPR. He was transported to a nearby hospital listed in serious condition. The second victim declined to be transported to the facility. Holland State Park did have a red flag. No swimming notice posted and you heard it. Here First on W. W. J Governor Gretchen Whitmer preparing legal action against President Donald Trump and his administration regarding mail in voting WW Jay's Lansing bureau chief Tim Scoob IQ with the details the governor, the attorney general and the secretary of state, all combining their efforts here to take on the Trump administration on efforts that they believe Time to cut into the mail in voting, which the governor and the attorney general and secretary of state is very important. Final decisions have been made that talks are underway and the state will be joining with other states. In this legal action against the Trump administration. There are deep concerns. We're told in this administration about the mailing vote. There is a constitutional right to it, says one source. And they believe the Trump administration is trying to make sure the mail in vote does not work. Of course, hanging in the balance is who could be president of the United States Look for formal decision and an announcement. From the G The lesson the governor Maybe a surly is tomorrow. They're working on it right now. Behind the scenes team scooping from WWJ NewsRadio, 9 50 Speaker Nancy Pelosi plans to cut short summer recess and call House lawmakers back into session to vote on legislation that would prevent changes to the U. S Postal Service. Democratic Senator Michael Bennet of Colorado, says three elections in Colorado. More registered Republicans voted by mail, then Democrats, Republicans and Democrats in Colorado, both Have advocated for mail and belt saving measures by Trump appointing and donor Postmaster General Lewis Joy have caused delays and other issues as the president wages legal battles in several states to prevent greater access to mail in ballots during the pandemic. And protesters gathered outside of Joy's home in Greensboro, South Carolina. Sunday Been smart spoke with some of the people concerned about the recent changes to the Postal Service Postmaster General Lewis to Joy. He's a triad business executive who's works for the Republican Party and hosted President Trump at his home. Major. Fine. Low income working.

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